Drama: Genre, Techniques and Structure
The American University of Rome
Area of Study
Taught In English
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
This course serves as an introduction to the variety of forms and themes of dramatic literature. Major problems treated by dramatists will be
examined, as well as genres: tragedy, comedy, farce, melodrama, tragicomedy, and the thesis play.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations